MLHD Covid-19 cases rise to 36

As of Tuesday morning a further two cases of Covid-19 have been identified within the Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD), bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 36.

The new cases are located in Berrigan Shire and Federation. There is still just one confirmed case in the Snowy Valleys Council Area.

A member of the Hay community was recently tested for Covid-19, but a second test confirmed a negative result.

Of the 36 confirmed cases within the MLHD, six are in Albury, two in Berrigan, one in Cootamundra-Gundagai, seven in Federation, two in Greater Hume, three in Griffith City, one in Hay Shire, three in Murrumbidgee Council, one in Narrandera Shire, one in Snowy Valleys Council Area and nine in Wagga Wagga City.

33 cases were acquired overseas, two acquired locally and one interstate.

1749 people across the MLHD have been tested for Covid-19.